Nakivo, Inc. releases version 10.7.2 of Backup & Replication software, the enterprise backup and DR solution, becoming one of the 1st data protection vendors to provide compatibility with VMware vSphere 8 IA.
VMware, Inc. announced the initial availability (IA) of vSphere 8, the latest version of the virtualisation platform, on October 11, 2022. Now Nakivo customers can upgrade to vSphere 8 IA to meet the needs of modern distributed workloads and improve the performance of applications while maintaining data protection with Backup & Replication.
“Meeting the needs of modern IT infrastructures is an ongoing challenge. In light of this, it’s our team’s job to ensure customers can access the latest advancements in distributed workload technology as they continue to rely on our affordable, top-rated, and fast solution for all of their data protection needs,” says Bruce Talley, CEO. “With v10.7.2, our customers can get the most out of their virtualisation investment and the best data protection possible.”
Backup & Replication is an affordable and fast solution that delivers backup, DR, and ransomware protection of virtual, physical, cloud, and SaaS environments. The solution provides various backup targets, including immutable backups in public clouds (AWS, Wasabi, Microsoft Azure and Backblaze B2), backup for Microsoft 365, NAS backup, built-in site recovery, and IT infrastructure monitoring.
VMware vSphere 8 IA compatibility in v10.7.2
Backup & Replication delivers data protection for VMware vSphere environments and can be scaled out to support thousands of VMs across different locations.
Compatibility with VMware vSphere 8 IA and earlier versions includes:
Incremental backups relying on native VMware Changed Block Tracking
Consistent backup data for Microsoft Exchange Server, SQL Server and Active Directory
Multiple backup destinations: local, CIFS/NFS shares, public clouds (Amazon S3, Wasabi, Microsoft Azure and Backblaze B2), tape, de-dupe appliances, etc.
Anti-ransomware protection for backup data in the cloud and on-premises
Instant recovery options, including VM boot, granular and physical to virtual (P2V)
Backup from storage snapshots
Replication and built-in DR orchestration
The Backup & Replication v10.7.2 is available for download. Customers can either update their version of the solution or download the 15-day free trial.
“With advanced VM backup features and impressive performance, Backup & Replication has reduced our overall virtualisation data protection costs by 60%,” said Dan Long, MIS director, Branch Manufacturing.